Presentation on theme: "Jörg Beckmann, Executive Director, ETSC eTSC Some smart road safety activities at ETSC ETSCs Best in Europe Conference 2006 eSafety that matters."— Presentation transcript:
Jörg Beckmann, Executive Director, ETSC eTSC Some smart road safety activities at ETSC ETSCs Best in Europe Conference 2006 eSafety that matters
Jörg Beckmann ISA, Alcolocs and Seat Belt Reminders...
Jörg Beckmann Deconstructing ISA Myths Simple, robust and reliable Speed maps are no problem EU differences are not an impediment Accident reductions outweigh costs Drivers remain drivers Drivers are in favour of ISA No real liability concerns The market wants regulation Part of systemic approach Good for the environment
Jörg Beckmann ETSCs Enforcement Programme The one-stop shop on traffic law enforcement www.etsc.be/enforcement 1. Enforcement Monitors 2. Enforcement Compendia 3. Manufacturing & Enforcement 4. Press Work 5. Conference 6. Website
Jörg Beckmann Taking responsibility Per Billion Vehicle Kilometres: 17,3 road accidents with casualties 5,9 fatalities 6,2 serious injuries The Gateway to Europe Athens-Patras (National Road Korinthos)
Jörg Beckmann ETSCs new Reviews in 2006 and 2007 Road accident data in the enlarged European Union: Learning from each other A methodological appraoch to the evaluation of road safety polices Safety implication of a motorcycling European society Socio-cultural and politico-economical dimensions of transport injuries in Europe Road risk as a result of increasing car-fleet polarisation and incompatibility Barriers and pathways for road safety policy intergation across Europe
Jörg Beckmann Higher valuation of road safety Improving the urban/rural traffic environment Improving visibility Improving vehicles A higher use of seat belts, child restraints and airbags A higher use of helmets Fewer speed limit violations More effective rescue services and medical care … Knowledge for Leadership – The Road Safety PIN Programme Ranking road safety performance across the EU 1. 25.
Jörg Beckmann 4 Central Units of the Road Safety College LocationBrusselsEuropean Country WorldWideWebBrussels ObjectivesBuilding Expertise Eliminating a High Risk Site Improving Performance Promoting Best Practice ToolsLectures and Seminars Online Training Course Campaign Handbook Training Camp Campaigning Support Annual Conference Data Bank Quarterly Updates Road Safety Blog, Chatroom Permanent Exhibition Training Facilities Road Safety Library The Road Safety College THE CONVENTIO N THE CAMP THE COURSE THE COLLECTION and other partners...
Jörg Beckmann Thank you! The Board of Directors inclduding the Chairman Prof. Herman De Croo, the three founding members Prof. Manfred Bandmann (DVR), Prof. Murray Mackay (PACTS) and Prof. Pieter von Vollenhoven (The Dutch Safety Investigation Board), Prof. Richard Allsop (University College London) plus three Members of the European Parliament: Paolo Costa (I), Ewa Hedkvist Petersen (S) and Dieter Koch (D) Austrian Road Safety Board (KfV) (A) Automobile and Travelclub Germany (ARCD) (D) Belgian Road Safety Institute (IBSR/BIVV) (B) Birmingham Accident Research Centre, University of Birmingham (UK) Centro Studi Città Amica (CeSCAm), University of Brescia (I) Chalmers University of Technology (S) Comité Européen des Assurances (CEA) (Int) Commission Internationale des Examens de Conduite Automobile (CIECA) (Int) Confederation of Organisations in Road Transport Enforcement (CORTE) (Int) Czech Transport Research Centre (CDV) (CZ) German Transport Safety Council (DVR) (D) Dutch Safety Investigation Board (NL) European Federation of Road Accident Victims (FEVR) (Int) Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) (Int) Finnish Vehicle Administration Centre (AKE) (Fin)Folksam Research (S) Fundación Instituto Tecnológico para la Seguridad del Automóvil (FITSA) (E) Motor Transport Institute (ITS) (PL) Nordic Traffic Safety Council (Int) Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) (UK) Prévention Routière (F) Road and Safety (PL) Swedish National Society for Road Safety (NTF) (S) Swiss Council for Accident Prevention (bfu) (CH) Traffic Safety Committee, Federation of Finnish Insurance Companies (VALT) (Fin) University of Lund (S) Vehicle Safety Research Centre, University of Loughborough (UK)
Jörg Beckmann Thank you as well... ETSCs Sponsorship Concortium Siemens/VDO European Commission